New York—ALM, a b-to-b media company catering to legal and business professionals, announced the promotion of Kevin Vermeulen to senior VP of ALM’s conference and trade show unit. Vermeulen succeeds Stuart Williams, who has left the company. Vermeulen, who previously held senior management positions at various ALM publications, will continue as corporate VP-sales. ALM also announced the promotion of Stephen Lincoln to the newly created position of VP-advertising at ALM’s legal division. Lincoln, who joined ALM in 1997, was most recently publisher of The National Law Journal and VP-sales and marketing for ALM’s legal newspaper group.